Nov 8, 2012 7:00am EST
, it would be india and countries in africa. it already is making products that are either american in concept or are just completely international products. host: scott, let me add this to the mix -- the reporter notes that this will presumably not be much appreciated by beijing. guest: burma is a place that china perceives as in its sphere of influence. particularly as a place to get the resources it needs. timber along the borders, oil. there has been a backlash inside burma which is why we saw political reform their last year which is the reason the president is going, against china. in the way it treats burma as it basically its backyard forest to cut down. point, the caller's every product that he described there would be a lot more expensive if not for china. he touches on some very important which was the implications of what nafta meant and what globalization more broadly means when it not well articulated by president clinton or subsequent presidents. president bush wanted a hemisphere-wide free trade summit. it is very dislocated, particularly on american manufacturing jobs.
Nov 19, 2012 7:00am EST
- span2. >> the average new facebook user is in india, indonesia, or brazil right now. they are using a mobile phone primarily a to access facebook because they have not had access of tour broadband laptop or pcp -- to a broad bband laptop or pc. a lot of americans tell me facebook is great for gossiping or seeing what my friends are eating for lunch. if you talk to somebody in the middle east, and maybe you would hear a different story, which is facebook provides access to news, people that had unique access to information they would not otherwise able to get. the get a unique story about what facebook means to them. >> an insider's view of the company, thanksgiving day on c- span, just after 12:30 p.m. eastern. at 2:00, chief justice john roberts and a look at the supreme court. later, space pioneers and nasa officials pay homage to the first man to walk on the moon, just before 11:00. >> "washington journal" continues. host: david walker, 1998 through 2008, the chief auditor of the united states. he is now the founder and ceo of come back america initiative. you have been watching
Nov 5, 2012 7:00am EST
you can vote. in india and a, you have to show a government issued a voter and of -- in indiana, you have to show a government issued an order of a vacation before you can what voters need to know this -- of voter identification before you can vote. voters need to know what is required of them before they go to vote. you can call your state or local election officials or look at the website of your stay. it is important for voters to know what type of identification is required at the polls. is important for poll workers to know and to ask for the identification or, where ideas not required, to not ask for it. a -- where an id is not required, to not ask for it. host: here is an interesting article. if all or on twitter says, what about the u.n. watchers that have been followed with threats of arrest? who are they and what are they here? -- why are they here? guest: they have come to elections in the last 20 years and moderate them. to be clear in terms of what they actually do the polls now, they are not trying to intervene in anything that is going on. they are observers. they are